The 81st Sunbeam Southern Experts Trial was run on Sunday at the Hookwood Trials Centre (Surrey) by the Hookwood Trials Club. In good weather conditions there was a battle royal for the main award between young Jack Dance Gas Gas and vet Beta rider Sam Connor. Dance ending up pipping Sam by just two marks, finishing on 6 marks with Sam on 8 marks. Shercos James Fry took third place on 25 marks lost.
Emma Bristow MBE Sherco claimed the Ladies on 62 marks with Alice Minta a way behind on 118 marks lost.
A very well run event in memory to Shirley Endean a Lifelong Supporter of motorcycle trials who passed away from Dementia in 2023. The sum of £2000 was raised for Jackie Stewarts: Charity RACE AGAINST DEMENTIA.